Breed

Appenzeller Sennenhund


AKC Grouping
Foundation Stock Service
Temperament
  • agile
  • versatile
  • lively

Demeanor
somewhat reserved

Choosing the Best High-Protein Appenzeller Sennenhund Dog Food

Is a high-protein dog food right for your Appenzeller Sennenhund? You're not alone in this curiosity. In fact, its large size and medium-tall height with grooming needs that are typically noted as 'a weekly good brushing' and a demeanor often described as somewhat reserved yields the Appenzeller Sennenhund with around 3900 U. S. Google searches per month. Sure, some of these searchers are looking for cute photos or grooming help but a higher number than you'd expect are looking for the same thing you are. . . the right dog food for their Appenzeller Sennenhund. In short, the answer is 'yes'. Yes, a high-protein dog food is great for your Appenzeller Sennenhund. But to find out why we need to look at a few other factors.


Breed

Appenzeller Sennenhund


AKC Grouping
Foundation Stock Service
Temperment
  • agile
  • versatile
  • lively
Demeanor
somewhat reserved

The AKC's Foundation Stock Service is an option for purebred breeds to continue to develop while providing them with the security of a reliable and reputable way to maintain their records. While most Foundation Stock Service Breeds are approved to compete in AKC Companion Events, they are not eligible for AKC registration. So, unlike other AKC groupings like the Terrier Group or Working Group and even the Non-Sporting Group where one can gain further insight from the grouping the dog breed may be in, the AKC Foundation Stock Service gives us little insight. Thus, we must turn to other facts we know about the Appenzeller Sennenhund to determine if a high-protein dog food is right for the Appenzeller Sennenhund. For example, we know that an Appenzeller Sennenhund is highly active and has a somewhat reserved demeanor. More importantly, we know that the agile, versatile, lively Appenzeller Sennenhund is highly active In regard to energy levels. Thus, the Appenzeller Sennenhund needs proper diet and exercise to keep it closer to the 48 pounds side of their recommended 48-70 pounds weight. A high-protein dog food for the Appenzeller Sennenhund would be an optimal choice!


Energy
very active
Grooming
a weekly good brushing
Training
typically stubborn
Shedding
regularly

The Appenzeller Sennenhund is considered a highly active dog and thus your Appenzeller Sennenhund could benefit from a high-protein dog food due to that simple fact alone. A dog food rich in high-protein helps to build muscle and support the energy levels of a highly active Appenzeller Sennenhund. Furthermore, the calories in high-protein dog food are more efficiently used by a highly active dog like the Appenzeller Sennenhund. In fact, dogs that don't receive enough protein can actually experience muscle loss and see a noticeable drop in energy levels. Lastly, a high-protein dog food that's optimal for the Appenzeller Sennenhund is low in carbohydrates which are a non-essential component of a healthy diet for most dogs, but especially true for a highly active Appenzeller Sennenhund.


The Appenzeller Sennenhund is a large, medium-tall dog weighing in at over 48 pounds. Dogs of this size could benefit from a well-rounded diet that have all the necessary nutrients for their large frame. While a high-protein dog food is important for large breeds, most important is the proper percentages and sources of those proteins. When you select a high-protein dog food for your Appenzeller Sennenhund at Spot & Tango, you can be assured that we have properly balanced a properly sourced, high-protein dog food while also including other essential nutrients needed for a large dog such as the Appenzeller Sennenhund.


Spot & Tango offers several high-protein meat options for your Appenzeller Sennenhund including a Turkey & Red Quinoa, Beef & Millet, and Lamb & Brown Rice option. All our recipes have an appropriate blend of spinach, carrots, peas, various fruits, eggs, parsley, apple cider vinegar, safflower oil, vegetable stock and an all-natural blend of vitamins & minerals to ensure meals are nutritionally balanced while still creating a high-protein dog food for an Appenzeller Sennenhund. 100% of the ingredients in our recipes are approved for human consumption (because dogs deserve to have the same quality food that we eat) and use USDA Certified meats. We never use preservatives, growth hormones or artificial additives. Our vegetables are an excellent source of fiber and vitamins our eggs help increase protein levels while also containing essential calcium and amino acids to support strong bones, build muscles and repair tissue. If you want a high-protein dog food for your Appenzeller Sennenhund, Spot & Tango could be the solution.